science policy

Global Research Report - Australia and New Zealand. Photo: REUTERS/Daniel Munoz
Global Research Reports

Did New Zealand and Australia meet their respective research agendas?

Global Research Report - China. Photo: CHINA OUT REUTERS (CHINA)
Global Research Reports

China’s explosive scientific growth continues to reshape the international research base.

Global Research Report - India. Photo: REUTERS/Rupak De Chowdhuri
Global Research Reports

Thomson Reuters predicts that India’s research productivity will be on par with most G8 nations within 7 to 8 years and could overtake them between 2015 and 2020.

Global Research Report - Brazil. Photo: REUTERS/Kim Kyung Hoon
Global Research Reports

For years Japan has been known for its world-class universities, established government laboratories and several Nobel Prizes.

Sci-Bytes

In recent years, Massive Open Online Courses, or MOOCs, have gained in popularity as an alternative to the traditional academic or university format. This report examines the implications for...

Global Research Report - Middle East
Global Research Reports

The Arabian, Persian and Turkish Middle East produces only 4% of the world's scientific literature but output is growing rapidly, exceeding Asia and Latin America in rate of increase.

Global Research Report - Neglected Tropical Diseases
Global Research Reports

As their name implies, neglected tropical diseases are underserved and often nebulous. This report reviews the global research landscape to uncover an unusually complex tapestry of outputs and...

Thomson Reuters/Paul Hacket
Sci-Bytes

This report provides a concise overview of scientific activity and concentration in Spain and a group of comparator nations, including Portugal, France, Italy, Brazil, and Mexico.

Global Research Report - Russia. Photo: REUTERS/Ilya Naymushin
Global Research Reports

Russia’s scientific output has been largely in decline since 1994, and recent uptake still falls within flat relative growth.

Global Research Report - United Kingdom
Global Research Reports

By integrating external government and international data sources with Thomson Reuters data, this report presents a dynamic analysis of research input, capacity and output in the United Kingdom....

Global Research Report - United States
Global Research Reports

The 20th century was largely dominated by the US as a major powerhouse of scientific research and innovation, with 40% of the papers indexed in Web of Science fielded by US scientists in the 90's...